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I am 59. In the past four years I have had some seizures,

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I am 59. In the past four years I have had some nasty seizures, which I never had before. As a health care professional I have had to go on perm disability. My question. The seizures that I have had, do they typically get worse and can they be fatal./
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 6 years ago.
In general seizures are treatable.
They don't get worse.
And they are almost never fatal.

Only rarely are seizures hard to control with medications.
Your nuerologist can correlate EEG findings to this and tell you what the tracings indicated in terms of controllability.
good luck

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Customer: replied 6 years ago.

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Expert:  DrRussMD replied 6 years ago.
thank you
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